Tisch Family History

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Tisch Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a joiner, from German Tisch, Yiddish tish ‘table’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Fisch, Tasch, Kirsch, Tish, Kisch, Frisch, Tosch, Isch, Losch, Wisch

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Tisch Family Origin

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Tisch Family Occupations

What did your Tisch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tisch family was Cabinet Manuf.. Farmer, Barber and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tisch. The most common Tisch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Tisch's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Barber

  • Butcher

  • Cabinet Manuf.


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tisch ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Tisch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Tisch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tisch census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tisch. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Tisch. For the veterans among your Tisch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tisch Life Expectancy

What is the average Tisch lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Tisch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Tisch in 1957 was 52, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tisch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tisch ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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